Capehart Scatchard is pleased to announce that a new Shareholder, Primitivo J. Cruz, Esq., has joined the Regulatory and Governmental Affairs Department in its Trenton office.
Mr. Cruz advises clients on employment, administrative/regulatory, and complex litigation matters. His practice focuses on employment-related matters, including counseling and litigation of issues involving harassment, discrimination, retaliation, wage and hour disputes, contractual breaches, and claims involving restrictive covenants and employee recruitment practices.
Mr. Cruz received his law degree from Rutgers University School of Law, magna cum laude, and B.S. degree from Pennsylvania State University. During law school, Mr. Cruz was selected as a Graduate Fellow of Rutgers University’s Eagleton Institute of Politics where he worked with the Secretary’s Representative for the Northeast Region at the U.S. Department of Labor. He also served as the editor-in-chief for the Rutgers Law Journal (now known as the Rutgers University Law Review).
A resident of Marlton, New Jersey, Mr. Cruz is admitted to practice law in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. He is also a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, American Bar Association (Labor & Employment Section), and the Union League of Philadelphia.